Reverse auctions are a key tool that sourcing organizations can use to bring about huge success if executed along with a well-defined sourcing process. Careful thought and planning must precede an auction event in order to achieve double-digit price compression.
In this week's Computer Weekly, we find out how data scientists at online grocer Ocado are using machine learning technology to deliver better customer service. Manufacturing giant GE is making a play to become a top 10 software supplier. And we examine the future of server operating systems as workloads move to the cloud. Read the issue now.
In this week's Computer Weekly, we talk to Merlin Entertainments – operator of Legoland and Alton Towers – about how digital saved the company when Covid shut its theme parks. We find out how data analytics can help to track greenhouse gas emissions. And Southern Water explains how data supports vulnerable customers. Read the issue now.
The pandemic appears to have solidified e-commerce's ascendancy against the highstreet. Coronavirus has accelerated technology adoption in many sectors, and people have been forced to stay at home, increasing their online shopping habits in a bid to avoid visiting shops.
In this week's Computer Weekly, the first of our three-part buyer's guide to next generation e-commerce looks at managing inventory in multi-channel retailers. We highlight the six technology companies that are threats to the dominance of high-street banks. And we examine the top five issues in virtual machine backup. Read the issue now.
This newsletter focuses on how speed can truly transform business processes and enable companies to realize value from in-memory technology. Inside, learn how SAP HANA puts a whole new horse power behind process re-engineering.
This info sheet highlights an HR service provider that offers a full range of consulting, payroll, and business process optimization (BPO) services to help your business get the most out of a cloud-based HR system.
In this week's Computer Weekly, we find out how a temporary IT set-up based in a portacabin is supporting the UK's largest critical infrastructure project. Our latest buyer's guide looks at converged infrastructure products. And we analyse research showing data protection topping the list of UK security priorities. Read the issue now.
Improving your business processes can be a major undertaking. Luckily, ERP is here to help. Inside this expert e-guide, learn how to use a new ERP system to improve processes at your company. Plus, learn how the future is being paved by way of intelligence ERP.